Malik arrested, shifted to central jail Srinagar on a judicial remand: JKLF

Srinagar—Chairman of Jammu and Kashmir Libera­tion Front (JKLF), Muham­mad Yasin Malik was arrested by police today and immedi­ately shifted to central jail Sri­nagar on a judicial remand, a spokesman said on Saturday.

In a statement, the JKLF spokesman said that police which had virtually cordoned the whole area of Maisuma from last evening early today raided the residence of Yasin Malik and arrested him. “He was imme­diately shifted to central jail Srinagar,” he said and con­demned the arrest of Malik.

Meanwhile, JKLF paid trib­utes to the slain militant, Mu­geese Ahmad Mir of Parimpora who was killed in a ‘shootout’ on Friday evening.

JKLF delegation participat­ed in his funeral prayers and expressed solidarity with his bereaved family.

JKLF while recalling the sac­rifices of Farooq Ahmad Khan (Pupa Dar) and Parvaiz Ahmad Billa on their anniversary has said that “these martyrs have and are rendering sacrifices for our better and secure future and no Kashmiri can ever turn a blind eye to their struggle and sacrifices.”

While paying tributes to them, JKLF said that struggle will continue till the achieve­ment of their cherished goal.

JKLF district president Mu­hammad Ishaaq and others vis­ited their families and expressed solidarity with them.

JKLF has also expressed heartfelt grief and sorrow over the demise of father in law of Dulair Khan of Mazhama and also on the demise of mother of another Ghulam Hassan Baba of Nasrullahpora.

JKLF senior leader Siraj ud din Mir along with Gul­zar Ahmad Pahalwan, Ashraf bin Salam and others visited the bereaved families and ex­pressed condolences to them.

It is worth to mention that the martyrdom day of Shu­hada I Aali Kadal is being ob­served tomorrow.

The spokesman said that to­morrow on Nov 19, JKLF lead­ers along with other people will gather at Mazar I shuhada Ei­dgah at 10:30 am and participate in a remembrance meeting. On Nov 20, a blood donation camp will also be held at JKLF office Abiguzar in this connection which will start from 11:00 am in the morning. 


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